Mr Robert J Biddlecombe

Robert J Biddlecombe


Corporate & Commercial

Teething trouble – poor levels of compliance with reporting requirement under UK Modern Slavery Act need to be addressed
United Kingdom | 02 October 2017

According to research published by the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply, more than one-third of organisations required to complete a statement in compliance with the UK Modern Slavery Act 2015 have failed to do so. One of the knock-on effects arising from the lack of engagement with the statement requirement has been that the majority of businesses surveyed have few or no policies in place to tackle modern slavery.